Mental Illness Can Shorten Lives, Studies Show

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Mental Illness Can Shorten Lives, Studies Show
Thu, 07-18-2013 - 11:42am

According to Health Day News, mental illness such as Bipolar Disorder can be risk of early death. "While mental illness can bring great anguish to those who suffer from it, two new studies show it can also take a toll on life span.

One study found that bipolar disorder boosted a person's odds of premature death, and the other found that teens with psychotic symptoms were at higher risk of suicide." read more

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